Launch of ESCAP’s flagship publication 2016

UN Photo: First copy of the ESCAP Publication 2016 in Sri Lanka officially presented to the Chief Guest, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank by UN ESCAP (L-R: Mr. Daniel Jeongdae Lee, Economic Affairs Officer, Macroeconomic

UN Round Table Discussion on Empowering Female Headed Households in Sri Lanka

Monday, 7 March 2016, Colombo. In a post-war era, Sri Lanka has seen an increase in Female-Headed Households. Providing a platform of discussion, the Gender Theme Group of the United Nations in Sri Lanka organized

Special Events

Manual on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence presented to Sri Lanka Police

Colombo, Sri Lanka UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP’s Asia-Pacific Regional Director Mr. Haoliang Xu, met with the Inspector General of the Sri Lankan police, during his mission to Sri Lanka in April 2015. At the

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The United Nations in Sri Lanka

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so that all Sri Lankans can enjoy better living conditions.

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